Social Policy and Sociology BSc (Hons)

University of Bristol

Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1) View reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE LL43
This joint honours degree explores different ways of developing an understanding of crucial issues within public and social life. It combines the focus of social policy on wellbeing with sociology’s insight into how contemporary societies operate.Both departments encourage strong synergy between research and teaching, resulting in a vibrant learning environment as staff respond in their teaching to new research.Sociology explores the structures of societies and how they constitute social ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

Social Policy
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
98th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
17th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
13th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

Social Policy

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 80 = 20% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Sociology

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, August 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Sociology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
38%
History
30%
Sociology
25%
Music
24%
Religious Studies & Theology
23%

Social Policy

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Domestic. Please confirm the most up to date fee with the individual institution.
Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Other UK. Please confirm the most up to date fee with the individual institution.
£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within England. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Scotland. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Wales. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Northern Ireland. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Channel Islands. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£20,100 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within the European Union. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£20,100 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
International Students
International Fees
This is the fee you pay if you are an International student. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.

Latest Sociology reviews

Sociology
G
Grace
17 Feb 20

Really enjoying it. Course could be a bit more interesting/ more hours, housing a bit stressing but overall good...
A
Annonymous
06 Feb 20

Great course and content, great city to be in. Pastoral care is dreadful, need to reach out to students as not easy to...

Review breakdown

Overall rating
  • Overall Rating
  • Students' Union
  • Societies and Sports
  • Accommodation
  • Uni Facilities
  • Course and Lecturers
  • Local life
  • Job Prospects
  • Student Support

How Sociology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 20 reviews

5 star 25%
4 star 55%
3 star 10%
2 star 10%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,032 reviews

5 star 30%
4 star 56%
3 star 13%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%

Where you'll study

University of Bristol

Senate House Tyndall Avenue Bristol
BS8 1TH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Clifton Down  0.2 miles away

Thinking of studying in Bristol?

Check out our Bristol city guide

Other courses you might like

Compare Social Policy and Sociology BSc (Hons) at University of Bristol against all the unis listed above.